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Law Enforcement Training

The Law Enforcement Division of the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy.

Corrections Officer Training

The Correctional Officer program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Firefighter Training

The Minimum Standards Firefighting Program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

EMT Training

The Applied Technology Diploma program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Advanced and Specialized Criminal Justice Training

Advanced & Specialized Criminal Justice Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

advanced Firefighter and EMT Training

Advanced Firefighter and EMT Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Institutional Profile

The Southwest Florida Public Service Academy, an extension of Ft. Myers Technical College is comprised of two separate Public Safety Academies: The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy and The Southwest Florida Fire Academy.

 

 

The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy is certified by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Criminal Justice Standards & Training Commission to train students to become Florida State Certified Police Officers, Correctional Officers, and Probation & Parole Officers. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Officers after their basic certification.

 

The Southwest Florida Fire Academy is certified by the Florida Bureau of Fire Standards & Training to train students to become Florida State Certified Fire Fighters. It also incorporates a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program through the Department of Health for the State of Florida. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Fire Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Firefighters after their basic certification.

 

Academy Mission Statement

The Mission of the Southwest Florida Public Service Academy is to serve the citizens in our service area by providing our students with the highest quality certified education in Criminal Justice, Firefighting, and EMT.

 

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  Change Date

Tuesday, Mar 9, 2021

Developing and Maintaining a Sound Organization #011

Developing and Maintaining a Sound Organization 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-007

Developing and Maintaining a Sound Organization

Instructor:

84th CO to LE Cross-Over

Traffic Crash Investigation; Terms and Legal Considerations ROLE PLAY #21 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 4-002

Traffic Crash Investigation CJK 0088

Instructor: Raymond Beiner

161st Basic Law Enforcement Class

Defensive Tactics 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: DT Room

Defensive Tactics CJK 0051

Instructor: Erica Rich

161st Correctional Officer Class

Officer Wellness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: Training Field

Officer Wellness & Physical Abilities; CJK_0340

Instructor: Robbie Martin

Lessons 4,5 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Intake & Release; CJK_0320

Instructor: Jody Davis

21st Law Enforcement to Correctional Officer Class

Lessons 4,5 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Intake & Release; CJK_0320

Instructor: Jody Davis